Zürich is not only a culinary gem, but is also home to some of the best wine bars in region. Whether you seek to accompany a glass of wine with a lavish dinner, a selection of nibbles or simply want to kick back with a glass of cool white on a hot day, Zürich offers all kinds of bars to satisfy your tastes. Here we explore the must-visit wine bars in the area.
The interior of Buonvicini Wine Lounge is simple, with comfortable and colorful furniture and polished wooden accents. Buonvicini opens its doors at 7.00 am, when customers can enjoy a cup of coffee. In the afternoon, the wine drinking begins. The selection of wine is sold by the glass or the bottle, and can be enjoyed on the spot or taken away. Buonvicini prides itself on carefully selecting its products as well having sommeliers on hand to offer helpful advice. Additional wine tastings are hosted on various occasions in the nearby House of Tschingg.
Oberdorfstrasse 2 / Raemistrasse, 8001 Zurich, 043 210 38 06
Caduff’s Wine Loft is considered one of the best restaurants in Switzerland and should not be missed by any wine enthusiast. It boasts a well-stocked wine cellar and high class service. The loft was set up by the famous Beat Caduff himself, who will gladly assist visitors in search for the perfect wine match for their meal. The strong love for wine is clearly felt in this place, making it the perfect location for a variety of occasions. Watch out for the special events such as Wine & Dine which hosts a variety of wine experts.
Kanzleistr. 126, Zurich 8004, Switzerland, +41 44 240 22 55
The historical Weinschenke offers a vast selection of national as well as international wines. The vaulted ceiling create a medieval setting and also features a well, built in 1340, which is still functional. The vault is lit by candles and with its romantic charm, it’s no surprise that it is a favored wedding venue. The Weinschenke offers the perfect location for a relaxed evening and some great conversations over a glass of wine, while letting yourself enjoy the enchanting atmosphere.
Niederdorfstrasse 13, 8001 Zürich, Switzerland, +41 43 268 33 33
Tinto is a tapas bar with a great range of wines and knowledgeable service. It offers the perfect start for a night along the popular Langstrasse. Visitors can choose seating in the restaurant or at the bar. The interior, true to its theme, strongly resembles a Spanish restaurant with its dark wooden accents. The wine list will be a pleasure for lovers of Spanish wines and offers a great range of choice. Its charming concept creates a laid back, as well as vibrant atmosphere and attracts a large crowds on weekends.
Langstr. 20, Zurich 8004, Switzerland, +41 43 322 00 70